Kick off National Poetry Month with a reading by New York-based poet Kate Greenstreet and Boise poets Chris Caruso, Hannah Rodabaugh and Ashley Barr as part of the Ghosts & Projectors' reading series. Greenstreet will read from her latest book, "Young Tambling," at 7 p.m. April 6 at Solid Bar and Grill, 405 S. 8th St., Boise. $2 donation will be accepted at the door. You can buy books from all these poets at Hyde Park Books, 1507 N. 13th St.
Hear voices from The Coasts of Idaho - that's Oregon, Montana and Utah - at the Idaho Commission on the Arts' biennial reading series. Oregon's Gina Ochsner, Washington's Jack Nisbet and Utah's Paisley Rekdal will all read from their latest works at 7 p.m. April 6 at The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise.